Jane Coutts is an Ottawa-based writer and editor who specializes in healthcare issues. She worked as a journalist for 15 years, mainly at The Globe and Mail, where she was the health policy reporter for five years. Since she founded Coutts Communicates in 2002, Jane’s work has focused on making healthcare policy and research more readable and relevant. Jane also leads workshops plain-language writing.
Teamwork: it’s way more than just playing along
Few people already working in health care have had team training as part of their educations. However, there are a lot of resources to help health care organizations create teams.